Tip Tuesday: How to Homeschool Preschool


Good morning everyone! For today’s Tip Tuesday I’m sharing my tips on what to teach when homeschooling your preschoolers! In this video I share quite a few ideas, and of course I wouldn’t recommend trying to accomplish all of the items I’ll be listing in one day! The goal for preschool is to offer your child a wide variety of…

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Kiwi Crate Review


Hi everyone! Do you have a tinkerer in your house? I do, his name is Turbo, and he loves to play around with anything that requires building stuff, tiny parts, electricity, robotics, remote controls, etc. So when we found Kiwi Crate, Inc. I was definitely interested! Disclosure: I received the Kiwi Crate for review purposes on my blog. The opinions…

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Our Homeschool Room Tour 2016


Hi everyone! As most of you know, we’ve moved our school room to the basement, and so today I’m sharing our updated homeschool room tour with you! I want to start off by saying that you by no means need to have a dedicated “classroom” in order to homeschool. You can literally homeschool anywhere you have space, or wherever you…

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Minecraft Connected Camps Review


Hi everyone! My kids all love Minecraft, and I’ve often wondered what was so interesting about a video game that looked like the old school ones from my childhood. But after talking to them, they love the fact that they can build their own worlds, be creative, play together with friends, and literally build whatever they can imagine. My son…

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How to Homeschool with Babies & Toddlers


Hi everyone! Today for Tip Tuesday I’m talking about how to homeschool with babies and toddlers! Chances are if you’re a homeschooler, and you have more than one child, you’ll be homeschooling while also trying to take care of a newborn, baby, toddler, or all of the above! I know it can seem like a daunting task, but today I’m…

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2016 November Monthly Meal Plan


Hi everyone! November is here, and with that comes my 2016 November Monthly Meal Plan to help you start the month off right. This month definitely calls for some warm home-cooked meals that will have your home smelling yummy! It’s also a month for being thankful, counting your blessings, and spending quality time with family. I know that I’m thankful…

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October 2016 Sew Sampler Box Review


Hi everyone! I have a fun unboxing video for the October 2016 Fat Quarter Shop Sew Sampler Box for you today. I love watching unboxing videos, and several of you asked me for one this time. So here we go! Today I’m showing you what all came in the October 2016 Sew Sampler Box. By the time this post goes…

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How to Teach Multiple Grade Levels


Good morning everyone! Today I’m sharing my tips for teaching/homeschooling multiple grades at the same time. Most of you know we have four children. This year I’m teaching a 2nd, 5th, 7th, and 8th grader! Just the thought can be overwhelming, but today I’m sharing some things that have worked to help me reduce my stress level and make it…

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DIY: Easy Treat Bag


Hey guys! We made a super cute and easy treat bag for my daughter today and I wanted to share it with you! It was so easy, she sewed the entire thing herself. I helped quilt it, but really she could’ve done it on her own, we were just pressed for time so I helped out.   I know I…

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Preschool–Kindergarten Color Word Cards


Hi everyone! I though it would be fun to put out a color word printable for you all today! I made color word coloring worksheets, pre-colored word flashcards, and fun colorful balloons with the color words on them as well.   –> Download the Color Word Cards printable here! <–   You can use the black and white coloring pages…

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IEW Writing Review


Hi everyone! I’ve had a ton of requests to do a review for our homeschool writing curriculum. We’ve been using the Institute for Excellence in Writing program for a few years now and really love it. We started out with the Group A Student Writing Intensive, and this past year we moved on to the Group A Continuation Student Writing…

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Expedition Earth: Venezuela Unit Study


Buen Dia’! This week we’re venturing to Venezuela for our Expedition Earth world geography unit study. I hope you’re enjoying riding along with us on our travels! Did you know that kids in Venezuela have hot chocolate for breakfast? It’s a very thick soupy pudding mixture that children dip bread in! We didn’t have any soupy hot chocolate, but did…

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